Phelps County, MO has a population of 44,833 people with a median age of 34.5 and a median household income of $41,603. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Phelps County, MO declined from 45,029 to 44,833, a 0.44% decrease and its median household income declined from $41,618 to $41,603, a 0.04% decrease.
The population of Phelps County, MO is 89.2% White, 3.46% Asian, and 2.37% Hispanic. 6.42% of the people in Phelps County, MO speak a non-English language, and 96.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Phelps County, MO are Missouri University of Science and Technology, with 2,495 graduates, Rolla Technical Institute, with 109 graduates, and Metro Business College-Rolla, with 39 graduates.
The median property value in Phelps County, MO is $117,700, and the homeownership rate is 60.4%. Most people in Phelps County, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Phelps County, MO is 2 cars per household.
Phelps County, MO is the 23rd most populated county in Missouri and borders Crawford County, MO; Dent County, MO; Gasconade County, MO; Maries County, MO; Pulaski County, MO; and Texas County, MO& 1 more.